Southwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the late evening then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres before dawn, then decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots tending southerly 10/15 knots during the day then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Sat 04:10 EST
17:25 EST With lots of talk about the cracker start to the grain growing season, there are plenty of farmers who've missed out on that precious rain.